On Saturday Feb 3rd, both the McAuley girls and boys team played in the championship games in the tournament. The girls played the Lamar Lady Tigers. Both teams met last year in the same game. Lamar came out strong early on in the game and were ahead 15-4 after the first frame. The Lady Warriors bounced back and settled in well in the 2nd quater. They held Lamar to just 2 points in the 2nd quarter and it was all tied up at 17 apiece at half. The second half consisted of a back and forth nail biter. Each team fought hard and kept the fans on their feet waiting to see who will take the lead next. At the end of the forth the Lamar Tigers won by only four points against the Lady Warriors.
The McAuley boys championship game was against the College Heights Cougars. After the first quarter the cougars were ahead by 4 points. All game they just kept on adding on to it and were up by 9 at half. McAuley came out strong early in the 3rd quater but couldn’t get stops when needed and College Heights pulled away to take home 1st place in the classic.